recruit

  • 1 Recruit — (from the French recrue , from the verb recroître to grow again , i.e. replenish the ranks) can refer to:* a recently enlisted member of a military or paramilitary corps, still in training, as in : ** Army recruit ** Seaman Recruit * Recruit… …

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  • 2 Recruit — (jap. リクルート rikuruto) ist eine japanische Immobilien und Personalfirma, die durch den Recruit Skandal Anfang der 1990er Jahre auch außerhalb Japans bekannt wurde. „Recruit“ ist englisch und bedeutet so viel wie „Nachwuchs“ oder „neu einstellen“.… …

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  • 3 Recruit — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Recruit fue un cohete sonda estadounidense alimentado por combustible sólido. Normalmente era usado como etapa superior conjuntamente con otro cohete, como con el Nike. También fue utilizado como cohete propulsor de… …

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  • 4 Recruit — Re*cruit (r?*kr?t ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Recruited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Recruiting}.] [F. recruter, corrupted (under influence of recrue recruiting, recruit, from recro[^i]/tre, p. p. recr[^u], to grow again) from an older recluter, properly, to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Recruit — Re*cruit , v. i. 1. To gain new supplies of anything wasted; to gain health, flesh, spirits, or the like; to recuperate; as, lean cattle recruit in fresh pastures. [1913 Webster] 2. To gain new supplies of men for military or other service; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 recruit — [n] person beginning service apprentice, beginner, convert, draftee, enlisted person, fledgling, GI*, greenhorn*, helper, initiate, learner, neophyte, newcomer, new person, novice, novitiate, plebe*, proselyte, rookie, sailor, selectee,… …

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  • 7 recruit — [ri kro͞ot′] vt. [Fr recruter < recrute, a recruit, lit., new growth < recrû, pp. of recroître, to grow again < L re , again + crescere, to grow, increase: see CRESCENT] 1. to raise or strengthen (an army, navy, etc.) by enlisting… …

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  • 8 Recruit — Re*cruit , n. 1. A supply of anything wasted or exhausted; a re[ e]nforcement. [1913 Webster] The state is to have recruits to its strength, and remedies to its distempers. Burke. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically, a man enlisted for service in the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 recruit — I verb add, augment, call up, collect, conscribere, conscript, draft, employ, enlarge, enlist, enroll, find manpower, gain, gather, increase, induct, muster, obtain, provide, raise, raise troops, reinvigorate, replenish, select, sign up,… …

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  • 10 recruit — vb *recover, regain, retrieve, recoup Analogous words: *renew, restore, renovate, refresh: repair, *mend, rebuild …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 recruit — ► VERB 1) enlist (someone) in the armed forces. 2) enrol (someone) as a member or worker in an organization. 3) informal persuade to do or help with something. ► NOUN ▪ a newly recruited person. DERIVATIVES recruiter noun recrui …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 recruit — I n. a fresh, green, raw recruit II v. 1) (D; tr.) to recruit for (to recruit volunteers for charitable work) 2) (D; tr.) to recruit from (to recruit volunteers from friendly countries) 3) (H) to recruit mercenaries to serve in the army * * * [rɪ …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 13 recruit — ▪ I. recruit re‧cruit 1 [rɪˈkruːt] verb [intransitive, transitive] HUMAN RESOURCES to find new people to work for an organization, do a job etc: • So far, they have recruited 10 new sales representatives. • He was recruited by the new chairman to …

    Financial and business terms

  • 14 recruit — 01. Many large companies go to the university at graduation time in an effort to [recruit] the best of the new graduates. 02. In armies all over the world, it seems that new [recruits] are generally treated badly by those who have been in the… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 15 recruit — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ latest, new, raw, recent ▪ raw recruits marching up and down with the drill instructor ▪ potential, prospective …

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  • 16 recruit — [[t]rɪkru͟ːt[/t]] ♦♦♦ recruits, recruiting, recruited 1) VERB If you recruit people for an organization, you select them and persuade them to join it or work for it. [V n] The police are trying to recruit more black and Asian officers... [V n… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 recruit — {{11}}recruit (n.) military reinforcement, one of a newly raised body of troops, 1650s, from RECRUIT (Cf. recruit) (v)., replacing earlier recrew, recrue. {{12}}recruit (v.) 1630s, to strengthen, reinforce, from Fr. recruter (17c.), from recrute …

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  • 18 recruit — I UK [rɪˈkruːt] / US [rɪˈkrut] verb Word forms recruit : present tense I/you/we/they recruit he/she/it recruits present participle recruiting past tense recruited past participle recruited ** 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to get someone to work …

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  • 19 recruit — re|cruit1 [rıˈkru:t] v 1.) [I and T] to find new people to work in a company, join an organization, do a job etc ▪ We re having difficulty recruiting enough qualified staff. ▪ Many government officials were recruited from private industry. 2.) [I …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 recruit — (recruitment) A fish that has just become susceptible to the fishery; e.g. a recruit to the Australian southern bluefin tuna surface fishery is 1 2 years old, whereas a recruit to the Japanese longline fishery for southern bluefin tuna is 3 4… …

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